Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outpatient periurethral injections of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: effectiveness and safety
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:131-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy using the Capio suture-capturing device versus traditional technique: feasibility and outcome
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:267-74. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Periurethral injection of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: the impact on female sexual function
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:3255-63. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Desogestrel-only contraceptive pill versus sequential contraceptive vaginal ring in the treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the rectum: a prospective open-label comparative study
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:239-47. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Bevacizumab for the treatment of cervical cancer
    Nicolò Bizzarri
    a Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 16:407-19. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Dienogest in the treatment of endometriosis
    Nicolò Bizzarri
    University of Genoa, IRCCS San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy 01139 010511525 01139 010511525
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 15:1889-902. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Aromatase and endometriosis: estrogens play a role
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1317:17-23. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of ulipristal acetate in the treatment of uterine fibroids
    Emanuela Tafi
    University of Genoa, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132, Genova, Italy 00393477211682 0039010511525
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 14:965-77. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Ulipristal Acetate Before High Complexity Hysteroscopic Myomectomy: A Retrospective Comparative Study
    Simone Ferrero
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health DiNOGMI, University of Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 23:390-5. 2016
  10. doi request reprint The potential of sunitinib as a therapy in ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy 01139 010511525 01139 010511525
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 22:1671-86. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Outpatient periurethral injections of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: effectiveness and safety
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:131-7. 2013
    ..To investigate the effectiveness and safety of periurethral injections (PIs) of polyacrylamide hydrogel (PAHG, Bulkamid(®)) for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  2. doi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy using the Capio suture-capturing device versus traditional technique: feasibility and outcome
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:267-74. 2013
    ..This study compares the feasibility and outcome of sacrospinous colpopexy for treating vaginal vault prolapse (VVP) performed by either the traditional technique or a simplified procedure using the Capio™ suture-capturing device...
  3. doi request reprint Periurethral injection of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: the impact on female sexual function
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:3255-63. 2012
    ..Urinary incontinence can negatively affect sexual function...
  4. doi request reprint Desogestrel-only contraceptive pill versus sequential contraceptive vaginal ring in the treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the rectum: a prospective open-label comparative study
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:239-47. 2014
    ..To compare the efficacy of two hormonal therapies in treating symptoms caused by bowel endometriosis...
  5. doi request reprint Bevacizumab for the treatment of cervical cancer
    Nicolò Bizzarri
    a Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 16:407-19. 2016
    ..This was recently approved for the treatment of patients with metastatic, recurrent, or persistent cervical cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Dienogest in the treatment of endometriosis
    Nicolò Bizzarri
    University of Genoa, IRCCS San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy 01139 010511525 01139 010511525
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 15:1889-902. 2014
    ..Dienogest (DNG) is an oral progestin, derivative of 19-nortestosterone, that has recently been introduced for the treatment of endometriosis...
  7. doi request reprint Aromatase and endometriosis: estrogens play a role
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1317:17-23. 2014
    ..These agents do not cause the disappearance of endometriosis; they cannot be considered routine treatment and should only be administered in adequately controlled clinical studies. ..
  8. doi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of ulipristal acetate in the treatment of uterine fibroids
    Emanuela Tafi
    University of Genoa, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132, Genova, Italy 00393477211682 0039010511525
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 14:965-77. 2015
    ..UPA inhibits the proliferation, induces apoptosis of leiomyoma cells in vitro and demonstrates potent progesterone antagonist activity in vitro and in vivo...
  9. doi request reprint Ulipristal Acetate Before High Complexity Hysteroscopic Myomectomy: A Retrospective Comparative Study
    Simone Ferrero
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health DiNOGMI, University of Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 23:390-5. 2016
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of preoperative treatment with ulipristal acetate (UPA) in patients undergoing high complexity hysteroscopic myomectomy...
  10. doi request reprint The potential of sunitinib as a therapy in ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy 01139 010511525 01139 010511525
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 22:1671-86. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of desogestrel
    Carolina Scala
    University of Genoa, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 12:433-44. 2013
    ..DSG is also used in menopausal patients for hormone replacement therapy (HRT)...
  12. doi request reprint Imidafenacin for the treatment of overactive bladder
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:1383-97. 2013
    ..This compound has been developed to improve the tolerability of AM therapy by binding specifically the M3 receptor subtype, thus limiting undesirable adverse events (AEs)...
  13. doi request reprint Computed tomographic colonography versus rectal-water contrast transvaginal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of rectosigmoid endometriosis: a pilot study
    Simone Ferrero
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol . 2016
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Second surgery for recurrent unilateral endometriomas and impact on ovarian reserve: a case-control study
    Simone Ferrero
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit, IRCCS San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 103:1236-43. 2015
    ..To investigate the impact on ovarian reserve of second laparoscopic surgery for recurrent unilateral endometriomas...
  15. doi request reprint Sorafenib for ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 22:1049-62. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Changes in the size of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during hormonal therapies
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, GE, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:447-53. 2013
    ..To evaluate the changes in the volume of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during 12-month treatment with hormonal therapies...
  17. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics and toxicity of antimuscarinic drugs for overactive bladder treatment in females
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 8:1387-408. 2012
    ..The AMs used to treat OAB differ in their pharmacological profiles, which may affect their potential for causing adverse effects (AEs)...
  18. doi request reprint Three-month treatment with ulipristal acetate prior to laparoscopic myomectomy of large uterine myomas: a retrospective study
    Simone Ferrero
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health DiNOGMI, University of Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 205:43-7. 2016
    ..To assess the usefulness of 3-month treatment with ulipristal acetate (UPA) before laparoscopic myomectomy of large uterine myomas...
  19. doi request reprint Is mirabegron equally as effective when used as first- or second-line therapy in women with overactive bladder?
    Maurizio Serati
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int Urogynecol J . 2016
    ..Hence, the primary objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of mirabegron in treatment-naive patients in comparison with those who had discontinued antimuscarinic therapy because of insufficient efficacy...
  20. doi request reprint Treatment of pain associated with deep endometriosis: alternatives and evidence
    Simone Ferrero
    Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 104:771-92. 2015
    ..A multidisciplinary approach is mandatory in patients with DIE involving the bowel and/or the urinary tract...
  21. doi request reprint Preoperative treatment with letrozole in patients undergoing laparoscopic myomectomy of large uterine myomas: a prospective non-randomized study
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS San Martino Hospital and National, Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 181:157-62. 2014
    ..To assess the efficacy of preoperative treatment with aromatase inhibitors (AIs) in premenopausal women undergoing laparoscopic myomectomy of large uterine myomas...
  22. doi request reprint Norethisterone acetate versus norethisterone acetate combined with letrozole for the treatment of ovarian endometriotic cysts: a patient preference study
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 174:117-22. 2014
    ..To compare the efficacy of norethisterone acetate (NETA; group N) or letrozole combined with NETA (group L) in treating endometriotic ovarian cysts...
  23. doi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of antimuscarinic agents in overactive bladder
    Gian Marco Rosa
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Cardiology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 12:815-27. 2013
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Monoclonal antibodies therapies for ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 13:739-64. 2013
    ..Several antigens related to OC have been isolated and they could be potential target of monoclonal antibodies (mAbs); therefore, different mAbs have been developed and are emerging as new potential OC treatments...
  25. doi request reprint Hemostasis by bipolar coagulation versus suture after surgical stripping of bilateral ovarian endometriomas: a randomized controlled trial
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:722-30. 2012
    ..To estimate whether the suture of the ovary is superior to bipolar coagulation in preserving ovarian reserve in infertile women undergoing laparoscopic stripping of bilateral endometriomas...
  26. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance enema versus rectal water contrast transvaginal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of rectosigmoid endometriosis
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol . 2016
    ..To compare the accuracy of magnetic resonance enema (MR-e) and rectal water transvaginal ultrasonography (RWC-TVS) in the diagnosis of rectosigmoid endometriosis...
  27. doi request reprint Bladder Endometriosis: A Systematic Review of Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, Treatment, Impact on Fertility, and Risk of Malignant Transformation
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino, Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Eur Urol . 2016
    ..There is controversy regarding the pathogenesis, clinical management (diagnosis and treatment), impact on fertility, and risk of malignant transformation of bladder endometriosis (BE)...
  28. doi request reprint Feasibility and outcome of vaginal paravaginal repair using the Capio suture-capturing device
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, Genoa 16132, Italy
    Int Urogynecol J 23:341-7. 2012
    ..This investigation describes the feasibility and outcome of vaginal paravaginal repair (VPVR) performed using the Capio suture-capturing device...
  29. doi request reprint Treatment of endometrioma for improving fertility
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genoa, Italy Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health DiNOGMI, University of Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 209:81-85. 2017
    ....
  30. pmc Susceptibility to vaccine-preventable diseases and vaccination adherence among healthcare workers in Italy: A cross-sectional survey at a regional acute-care university hospital and a systematic review
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    a Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST and Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health, University of Genoa, Italy
    Hum Vaccin Immunother . 2016
    ..e., HBV, measles, rubella, varicella and influenza) was performed, over a 17-year period, in order to update the socio-demographic and professional characteristics, the susceptibility status and the vaccination rates among HCWs in Italy...
  31. doi request reprint Impact of Blood Transfusions on Survival of Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer Patients Undergoing Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Plus Radical Surgery
    Giorgio Bogani
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, IRCCS National Cancer Institute, Milan Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST and Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation, Ophthalmology, Genetics, Maternal and Child Health DiNOGMI, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer . 2017
    ..In the present study, we aimed to investigate the effects of perioperative blood transfusion in locally advanced cervical cancer...
  32. doi request reprint Iliococcygeus fixation for the treatment of apical vaginal prolapse: efficacy and safety at 5 years of follow-up
    Maurizio Serati
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int Urogynecol J 26:1007-12. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of iliococcygeus (ICG) fixation in the treatment of vaginal vault prolapse, with a minimum follow-up of 5 years...
  33. doi request reprint An overview of early drug development for endometriosis
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    a Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, IRCCS AOU San Martino IST, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 25:227-47. 2016
    ..For these reasons, many new compounds are currently under investigation for the treatment of endometriosis...